Marco van Zijl
Marco van Zijl graduated in 2004 from the University of Technology, Delft, the Netherlands (TU Delft). For his master’s study he worked at the Rotterdam Public Works, investigating the problems of constructing a continuous Geotube®. Presently he is working for the dredging and marine contracting company Van Oord.
Articles By Marco van Zijl
Geotextile tubes or Geotubes® have been applied in coastal engineering for shore protection and breakwaters, and have been used on land and in shallow water. A new method of filling a continuous Geotube® would allow them to be used in rough and relatively deep water.